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Compatibility of Hindu religion art and GCSE art and design

Janice Eynon

Compatibility of Hindu religion art and GCSE art and design

by Janice Eynon

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Published by [De Montfort University] in [Leicester] .
Written in English


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Thesis (M.A.) - De Montfort University, 1994.

StatementJanice Eynon.
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Open LibraryOL20396067M

Why do you think Hindu and Buddhist temples contained great works of art? Religion was important in Indian society, and most art honored the gods. Also, many Indians were illiterate, so art helped explain religious concepts. A harmonic unity of three fields: science, art and religion, pillars to any civilization, would permanently solve piled-up ecological problems, and provide healthy and quality life of the human kind through adequate development of high technology. (From: Art And Religion, Beogradska banka, Priboj, Yugoslavia, ) Translated by Milos Radicevic.

This foundation has inspired the artwork created over time. Majority of Hindu art is in the form of sculptures. These sculptures feature the holy figures of the religion such as Krishna and Ganesha. Their most common mediums are terracotta and stone. One of the most common symbols found in Hindu art is the extra limbs found in the sculptures. Paintings or any art style of this time period was a complex amalgamation of Hindu, western, and Islamic aspects (few can be seen today). Also Read: Indian Art Industry - Waiting For A New Dawn. All in all, India and its art sector have a history to depict the saga of these religions.

  A lot of Buddhism’s art and architecture is influenced by Hinduism. You’ll see nagas (serpent deities), apsaras (beautiful supernatural dancing women), and a whole set of other deities that are central to both religions in different ways. Why not compare and contrast each religion’s take on the arts in our Southeast Asia tour? This is a. 9. Conch shell: Used in various Hindu temple rituals and frequently seen held by lord Krishna in Hindu art. Other symbols: Most Hindu Gods and Goddesses hold various objects or are associated with certain symbols. Some examples include a mace, peacock, cow, and chakra (spinning weapon).File Size: KB.


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Scholars regard Hinduism as a fusion or synthesis. Hindu Art, a heritage from Hindu faith has now become an art, sans religious borders across the world. Jainism one of the oldest religions in the world is traditionally traced through a succession of twenty-four propagators of their faith known as tirthankaras, Rishabha being the first of them, and Mahavira the last.

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Hindu art under the Kushans (2nd-3rd century CE) The Caturvyūha Viṣṇu: Vāsudeva and other members of the Vrishni clan. [11] Vāsudeva (avatar of Vishnu) is fittingly in the center with his heavy decorated mace on the side and holding a conch, his elder brother Balarama to his right under a serpent hood, his son Pradyumna to his left.

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Animals, trees and plants did not come on their own. Someone has created all these things. This creator is called Ishwara in Hindu religion. Ishwara is Almighty. None is equal to Him. None is greater than Him. There are many forms of Hinduism, all with unique faiths and customs.

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